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Seminar Schedule

Looking to attend geological, geomechanical and/or environment related seminars? The department sponsors several seminars throughout the year, bringing notable speakers from around the northeast. Check out the seminar schedule below for this year’s presentations.

Seminars take place Fridays at 3 p.m. in Hutchison 229, unless otherwise noted. Seminars are free and open to the public. Please direct any questions about this schedule to the seminar coordinator, Penny Higgins: pennilyn.higgins@rochester.edu.


Date

Speaker

Topic

FALL 2018

August 31

TBA

TBA

September 7

TBA

TBA

September 14

TBA

TBA

September 21

Matthew Kohn

Boise State University

TBA

Host: Garzione

September 28

TBA

TBA

October 5

(Meliora Weekend)

TBA

TBA

October 12

Katherine Allen

University of Maine

When the Ocean Exhaled: Rapid changes in Pacific Ocean carbon storage during the last glacial termination

Host: Borrelli

October 19

TBA

TBA

October 26

TBA

TBA

November 2

Various speakers

GSA Practice Talks

November 9

(GSA WEEK)

TBA

TBA

November 16

TBA

TBA

November 23

(Thanksgiving)

No Seminar

No Seminar

November 30

TBA

TBA

December 7

Various Speakers

AGU Practice Talks

December 14

(AGU WEEK; Reading Week)

TBA

TBA

SPRING 2019

Dates to be determined. For questions about scheduling during the Spring Semester, please contact the seminar coordinator, Penny Higgins: pennilyn.higgins@rochester.edu.

 

February 15

Ken Ridgway

Purdue University

TBA